Scottish National Dictionary (1700–)
GIPPY MUTCH, n.comb. A “cap with heater-shaped crown” (Abd. 1923 H. Beaton Back o' Benachie, App. 215).
Abd. 1915 H. Beaton Back o' Benachie 13:
In the beginning of the nineteenth century . . . when “red duffle cloaks” and “gippy mutches” were worn, there was little change in the Sunday attire of the ordinary country women.
You may wish to vary the format shown below depending on the citation style used.
"Gippy mutch n. comb.". Dictionary of the Scots Language. 2004. Scottish Language Dictionaries Ltd. Accessed 21 Feb 2019 <http://www.dsl.ac.uk/entry/snd/gippy_mutch>
Try an Advanced Search